Three months of living in Hebron taught me what goes on there makes no sense, either for Israel's security or for the Palestinians who live there.
Melanie Ward is from Scotland, studied at the University of Stirling and the School of Oriental and African Studies, and works for a global anti-poverty charity in London. She lived in Hebron for 3 months in late 2013 when working as a Human Rights Observer with EAPPI. She blogs at www.melanieward.org. Follow her on Twitter: @melanie_ward